Butterfly Trust (The)


109/3 Swanston Road
Edinburgh EH10 7DS

Phone: 0131 4455590

Contact Details

Director: Helen Macfarlane

Organisation Info

Charity No: SC0 33174
Hours: Monday to Friday 9am - 5pm.
AIMS: To ensure that people living with this progressive, life limiting condition have support that allows them to live in homes suitable for delivering optimum home care and improves quality of everyday life by relieving stress, alleviating financial hardship and increasing life choices for these young people.

Volunteer Screening:  Yes
Expenses Paid:  Yes
Insurance Cover:   Yes
Volunteer Policy:   Yes

What They Do:
Our trained volunteers deliver outreach services that include practical help e.g to complete official forms; transport to hospital appointments; advocacy to negotiate access to safe and suitable housing; appropriate support in education; flexible benefits; mentoring for young people who have Cystic Fibrosis and massage therapy in hospital for young people with advance stage illness.

Volunteers must be 18 years old or over.